Gary High School 1914-1978

The Coaldigger






April 13, 1928-May 21, 2009

MORRISTOWN, Tenn. Thomas Carson Mayhew, 81, of Morristown, Tenn., died at his home on Thursday, May 21, 2009.
Thomas Mayhew was born April 13, 1928 in Thorpe, W.Va., the son of Katherine and Robert Mayhew. For much of his life he
 lived in Gary, W.Va.. He retired from United States Steel after thirty years of service. He was a veteran of World War II in the
 United States Air Force. He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Morristown.

Survivors include his wife, Maggie Pirslin Mayhew, of Morristown; a son, Randy Mayhew and wife Sandy, of Hurricaine, W.Va.;
 a daughter, Dr. Susan Mayhew, of Vansant, Va.; three grandchildren, Hope Walker, Brian, and Benjamin Mayhew; and four 

Visitation will be Saturday, May 23, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Mayes Mortuary in Morristown, Tenn. Burial services will be held on Sunday, May 24 at 2 p.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery in Bluewell, W.Va.
 In lieu of flowers, you are invited to make a donation in Thomas Mayhew's memory to St. Patrick's Catholic Church or a charity of your choice.Arrangements by Mayes Family Services of Morristown, Tenn.To leave personal condolences online, visit